FCEDA In the News

Granules India to add 102 jobs, invest $35 million in Fairfax County pharmaceutical R&D, manufacturing operation

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 10:30am

Fairfax County, Virginia – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Granules India Ltd., a vertically integrated pharmaceutical company, will invest $35 million into its wholly owned subsidiary, Granules Pharmaceuticals Inc., to expand its pharmaceutical R&D and manufacturing capabilities in Fairfax County. Virginia successfully competed against New Jersey for the project, which will create 102 new jobs. In 2014, the company invested $15 million to establish the wholly-owned subsidiary operation, creating 75 jobs.

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Fairfax County EDA works with 34 businesses adding nearly 2,300 jobs to the local economy

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 2:00pm

Fairfax County, Virginia – During the first quarter of  2017, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) provided services and resources to 34 businesses that are adding 2,297 jobs in Fairfax County.

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Concept Plus to expand in Fairfax County, create 31 new jobs in IT services sector

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 12:03pm

Fairfax County, Virginia – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Concept Plus, LLC, an IT service provider specializing in end-to-end design, development and operational support of database, middleware and business applications, will create 31 new jobs and invest $140,000 to expand its operation to create a shared lab for application developers in Fairfax County. Virginia successfully competed against Colorado, Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Wisconsin for the project.

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Windward Consulting to expand in Fairfax County, create 97 new jobs in IT services sector

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 11:30am

Fairfax County, Virginia – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Windward Consulting, an information technology consultancy helping large organizations manage their data centers and networks, will invest $825,000 to expand its headquarters in Fairfax County. The project will also create 97 new jobs.

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Cybertech Fairfax announces Michael Chertoff as keynote speaker for June 13 conference in Tysons Corner

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 12:08pm

Michael Chertoff, former secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, will be a keynote speaker at the June 13 Cybertech Fairfax conference in Tysons Corner, Virginia. Secretary Chertoff joins more than a dozen international cybersecurity experts who have committed to speak and participate at the event.

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FCEDA kicks off Social Media Week independent events with May 18 session on “digital afterlife”

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 3:56pm

What happens to your social media, e-commerce and bank accounts after you are gone? A panel of digital media experts will explore this topic on May 18 with a discussion called “Digital Afterlife: Can Your Data Rest in Peace?”

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Fairfax County is home to 16 “fantastic” firms honored for their growth by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce

Friday, May 5, 2017 - 1:39pm

Fairfax County is home to 16 of the “Fantastic 50” firms recognized for their growth by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce.

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Cybertech Fairfax coming June 13; speakers announced from Northrop Grumman, CSRA, CyberArk, ThetaRay

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 11:06am

More than a dozen international and Washington-area cybersecurity experts, ranging from government advisors to leaders in industry and education, have committed to speak when the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) brings Cybertech Fairfax to Tysons Corner on June 13.

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Build it With #FairfaxEDA as FCEDA celebrates National Small Business Week with full day of workshops

Friday, April 14, 2017 - 12:58pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – In recognition of National Small Business Week (April 30-May 6), the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) will host “Build it With #FairfaxEDA,” a free one-day workshop dedicated to building and growing small businesses in Fairfax County.

Venue sponsor WeWork will host the full day of activities at 1775 Tysons Blvd., Tysons Corner.

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Fairfax County EDA to spotlight international expansion in April 5 sessions with techUK and Oxfordshire LEP

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 12:06pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) will have representatives in the United Kingdom for April 5 events with techUK and the Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP) to spotlight opportunities for companies interested in expanding to the United States.

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